18. May 2014Blog
Dear Mautilus Partner,
It is my pleasure to announce you that we will be joining forces with 24i Media, and have entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired. Since we founded Mautilus in 2010, we have enjoyed all projects and all activities in Mautilus and we have been always heading forward. Now, we are in front of a new opportunity to become a global player for multiscreen application development as the part of 24i Family.
24i Media is an industry-leading global TV app developer with an award-winning technology framework, that supports clients to develop and deploy apps faster and more efficiently on all devices, screens and TV platforms. 24i Media empower broadcasters, content owners and operators with future-proof and flexible tools to create and monetize personalized TV apps, while accelerating time-to-market and reducing cost.
Together with Hans and Martijn from 24i, we have found a similar vision to go forward with our business and prepare the best solution for our customers. Our knowledge of big screen application development mainly for SmartTV and HbbTV and 24i knowledge of OTT solutions for mobile, web and other platforms will create the most innovative TV app development company on market with global reach.
Our Mautilus SmartTV SDK powers the digital experience for leading brands around the world, including iflix, Rakuten, HBO, CME, Siemens, showmax and many more and 24i’s technology framework serves seamless solutions for clients as RTL, Fox Sports, Sinclair Broadcasting Group, Globo, RTÉ, NPO, Fuse Media etc. This will create a unique combined portfolio of clients focused on video streaming.
As Mautilus CEO, I would like to kindly inform you that our services provided to existing customers will remain untouched and Mautilus will continue providing custom application development services for complete multiscreen in the same form as until now, as the part of 24i Media company.
We would be glad to welcome you in our new headquarters in Amsterdam, newly designed office in Brno or in offices in Los Angeles, New York, Buenos Aires, Madrid and Copenhagen.